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Firm Announcements

April 2017
Field Law Supports Pay-it-Forward Ideas of Local Organizations and Community Causes with $75,000

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of its 5th annual Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program supports local initiatives and causes within communities in Northern and Southern Alberta and the Northwest Territories. In 2017, the Program will donate $75,000 across all three regions....

Taking Off: Drone Law in Canada
What You Need to Know to (Legally) Operate a Drone

Did you know that people operating drones are considered pilots of aircraft? Or that the Canadian drone market is estimated to be worth between $100-$260 million by 2024? How about the fact that more than 300 Canadian companies fall within the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle sector?...

Upcoming Presentations

June 15, 2017
"Fiduciary Duty" as an Ingredient of the Pension "Mélange"

Greg Harding, Taylor Woolsey

Field Law has had a presence and has provided legal services in the North since 1990. We remain committed to the development and servicing of all northern clients including: all levels of government, government agencies, municipalities, health authorities, corporations, partnerships and individuals.

Field Law has extensive experience defending and maintaining northern lawsuits arising out of a broad range of legal issues, including:

  • construction issues such as development permits, building permits, inspection issues, occupier’s liability and liability for independent contractors
  • corporate issues such as breach of contract, shareholder disputes, and minority shareholder rights
  • employment issues such as wrongful termination and breach of employment contracts
  • personal issues including malicious prosecution, defamation or slander
  • personal injury and negligence, including motor vehicle cases
  • insurance issues
  • school and professional liability
  • administrative law including judicial review of administrative decisions
  • collection and enforcement of debts

Field Law's Northern Group also manages significant legal work in several other areas outlined in the Related Areas tab.